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Soft Touch DKW from Shelridge Yarns

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Soft Touch DKW
Shelridge Yarns
DK (11 wpi) ?
265 yards
(242 meters)
100 grams
(3.53 ounces)
22.0 to 24.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 6 - 4.0 mm
100% Wool - Merino
plied
yes
  • Care:
  • Superwash

This is the enduring favourite among Shelridge Yarns. Fine, superwash Merino wool is spun into a smooth, strong, soft, versatile yarn. We dye it by hand in more than 50 near-solid shades, the same palette we use for our fingering-weight yarn, Ultra.

DKW Knitting Yarn Specifications

  • 100 g Skeins – Approximately 250 yds per skein
  • 4-Ply Yarn
  • 100% Merino Wool
  • Superwash fibre - we recommend gentle machine wash in cold water; lay flat to dry
  • Stocking Stitch Gauge - 23-24 stitches = 10 cm/4 inches using 4mm/US6 needles

Recommended Uses

  • Ideal for cardigans, sweaters and vests, hats, mitts, scarves
  • Excellent stitch definition in detailed multi-colour and cable knitting projects

popular colorways

Aubergine

14 stashed

18 projects

Azure

21 stashed

17 projects

Black

28 stashed

29 projects

Brown

22 stashed

8 projects

Cardinal

8 stashed

19 projects

Caribbean Waters

25 stashed

22 projects

Celery

15 stashed

13 projects

Clover Flower

22 stashed

11 projects

Cornflower

14 stashed

19 projects

Ecru

20 stashed

26 projects

Evergreen

23 stashed

20 projects

Forest

10 stashed

13 projects

Green Apple

16 stashed

15 projects

Ice Blue

14 stashed

12 projects

Iris

24 stashed

28 projects

Lilac

19 stashed

18 projects

Linen

15 stashed

22 projects

Marsh Marigold

6 stashed

19 projects

Mint

16 stashed

24 projects

Moss

12 stashed

17 projects

Natural White

29 stashed

38 projects

Navy

28 stashed

29 projects

Peacock

33 stashed

35 projects

Plum

18 stashed

19 projects

Pumpkin

14 stashed

14 projects

Pussywillow

26 stashed

44 projects

Raspberry

33 stashed

48 projects

Robin S Egg

20 stashed

15 projects

Rust

15 stashed

13 projects

Sage

14 stashed

15 projects

Spring Green

15 stashed

17 projects

Storm

11 stashed

18 projects